AgriProtein, Christof Industries enter $10m deal to build 100 fly farms

Partnership heralds first serious insect protein challenge to fish meal in feeds.

Waste-to-nutrient pioneer AgriProtein has partnered with international engineering group Christof Industries to build up to 25 fly farms a year for the purpose of up-cycling organic waste into insect protein for animal feeds.

Using a high-tech blueprint developed with Christof Industries, AgriProtein plans to roll out 100 factories by 2024 and a further 100 by 2027 (200 factories total). The $10 million partnership will help bring insect protein into the mainstream regarding feeds use

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